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Los Alamitos seniors homeless after fire

January 9, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Twenty seniors are looking for a new place to live after fire rips through their building in Los Alamitos.Investigators say an unattended candle started the fire inside a unit at a senior living facility along the 4100 block of Katella Ave. Luckily, the sprinkler system kicked on, helping to keep the flames in check.

One firefighter was taken to the hospital for a leg injury, but no one else was injured.

There was also significant smoke and water damage to the facility.